Why Hot Dogs and Lemonade in the Summer are the Best Things Since Sliced Bread

Why Hot Dogs and Lemonade in the Summer are the Best Things Since Sliced Bread

How Can You Resist Fresh Lemonade?

I love bread and have no intentions of bashing its worth. I mean, who can honestly resist warm, chewy bread fresh from the oven?

Soft pretzels and lemonadeBut really, do you associate bread with summer? I mean, it is summer now and I don’t think “bread” is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of summer. How about watermelon, corn on the cob, hot dogs and lemonade.

Ahhh, hot dogs and lemonade. Memories of fun times grilling with family and friends and childhood lemonade stands. Happy times. Associating foods with special memories is a common occurrence. See this link for some more fun food associations:

Marketers have known about this association for a long time. Think of some of the images of grilling hot dogs or of drinking a tall cool glass of homemade lemonade. Are the images your own, or are they a collection of snippets from TV spots and print ads? Thanks Countrytime Lemonade, Ballpark Franks, etc.

hot dogHot dogs and lemonade are convenient – they’re easy to make and usually easy to find. Here at work, I don’t have to go any farther than The Pretzel Haus. They have homemade soft pretzel wrapped locally-sourced hot dogs and freshly-squeezed lemonade. Now that’s my idea of a perfect summer treat! Check out the other fun treats the Pretzel House offers (hint: there’re fun flavors of lemonade included)!